The govenor's mansion in Carson City.
capital of Nev., near Lake Tahoe: pop. 52,000
Origin of Carson Cityafter Kit Carson
The capital of Nevada, in the western part of the state near the California border on the east side of Lake Tahoe. Named for Kit Carson, it grew after the discovery of the Comstock Lode in 1859.
- The capital of the US state of Nevada
Named after explorer Kit Carson